The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 47 39 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 8 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.34% 2.45% 4.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.34% 11.02% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
.NET Framework
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
109 127 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.23% 22.24% 31.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 73 77
Average daily rate £336 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.08% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 11
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -45.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework.

1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
4 18 (75.00%) CSS
4 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (62.50%) Visual Studio
6 14 (58.33%) C#
6 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (58.33%) WCF
7 13 (54.17%) HTML
8 11 (45.83%) SharePoint
9 10 (41.67%) SQL
10 9 (37.50%) IIS
10 9 (37.50%) CRM
10 9 (37.50%) jQuery
10 9 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
10 9 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (33.33%) MVC
12 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio Team System
12 7 (29.17%) LINQ
13 6 (25.00%) Web Development
14 5 (20.83%) Logistics
14 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
15 4 (16.67%) HTML5
15 4 (16.67%) Web Services
15 4 (16.67%) TDD
15 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 3 (12.50%) Refactoring

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (45.83%) SharePoint
2 9 (37.50%) IIS
3 8 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (8.33%) Node.js
5 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.17%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) NUnit
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Publishing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) CRM Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Web Developer
4 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (20.83%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 18 (75.00%) CSS
4 14 (58.33%) WCF
5 13 (54.17%) HTML
6 9 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (37.50%) jQuery
7 7 (29.17%) LINQ
8 4 (16.67%) Web Services
8 4 (16.67%) HTML5
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (8.33%) CSS3
10 1 (4.17%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (4.17%) Sass
10 1 (4.17%) LESS
10 1 (4.17%) Silverlight
10 1 (4.17%) XML
10 1 (4.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) UNIX
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) CRM
3 8 (33.33%) MVC
4 6 (25.00%) Web Development
5 5 (20.83%) Logistics
6 4 (16.67%) TDD
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) Refactoring
7 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.33%) Workflow
8 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (8.33%) OO
9 1 (4.17%) OOP
9 1 (4.17%) Migration
9 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
9 1 (4.17%) Data Architecture
9 1 (4.17%) Web Accessibility
9 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
2 14 (58.33%) C#
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Cognos
3 1 (4.17%) CommVault
3 1 (4.17%) McAfee
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Tableau
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